Latino
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Latino(
luh
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ti
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no
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (person from Latin America)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el latino
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la latina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There are many Latinos from various countries in our neigborhood.Hay muchos latinos de varios países en nuestro barrio.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (of Latin American origin)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. latino
There is a large Latino population in California.Hay una población latina grande en California.
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latino
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latino(
lah
-
tee
-
noh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (of Latin origin)
a. Latin
Las palabras latinas y griegas formaron la mayor parte del vocabulario español.Latin and Greek words formed most of the Spanish vocabulary.
2. (of Latin American origin)
a. Latin
La música latina se escucha en todas las discotecas del mundo porque su ritmo es internacional.You can hear Latin music in every club around the world because its rhythm is international.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (person from Latin America)
a. Latin American
Los latinos tienen fama de bailar muy bien.Latin Americans are known for being good dancers.
4. (person from Latium)
a. Latin
Los latinos convivían con etruscos varios siglos antes de Cristo.Latins and Etruscans lived together many centuries before Christ.
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latino
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. Latin
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latinoa latina
adjective
1 (latinoamericano) Latin American
2 (Hist) Latin
1 (latinoamericano) Latin American
los latinos Latin Americans
te cantan los cinco latinos your feet smell
2 (Hist) native/inhabitant of Latium
los latinos the people of Latium
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "Latino"
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el maíz era una comida poco popular en Latino América
corn wasn't a popular food in Latin America
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